Denim tees aren’t just for philistines. Channel Mondrian with geometric patchwork that ups the cultural ante.
Get the look: Cameo button-down shirt, $122.
Can’t you hear the whistle blowing? Zip up a pair of railroad stripes and sing all the livelong day.
Get the look: Tibi striped jeans, $220.
We interrupt this khaki-colored broadcast for a modern take on the trench.
Get the look: Banana Republic trench, $175.
Business-casual shirtdresses are having a moment. They’re more suited to the Wild West than a cubicle with a faded wash finished with a metal-tipped collar.
Get the look: Oasis Western shirtdress, $77.
You tossed your kid-size bomber when your braces came off. Save face with a modernized multiwash style.
Get the look: Vintage triple-tone jacket, $148.
Jorts have been riding a resurgent, acid-washed tidal wave. This tailored chambray version is our favorite iteration yet.
Get the look: Pixie Market shorts, $44.
Dust off your middle school affinity for coveralls: They’re back.
Get the look: Topshop overalls dress, $72.
Socialites and pop stars gravitate toward the midthigh mini. We prefer to push Victorian-era boundaries and show a scandalous bit of ankle.
Get the look: J Brand Vera midrise skinny jeans, $216.
The textile rookies hit a home run with a chambray button-down suited for printed pants, skirts, shorts, and pretty much anything else.
Get the look: Holding Horses Abilene button-down, $88.
A flirty A-line skirt carries you from winter (chunky sweater, tights, boots) to summer (paper-thin tee, gladiators) and back again.
Get the look: Topshop skater skirt, $40.
A structured vest adds moto edge to Saturday-night disco dresses, feminine florals, or prep-school stripes.
Get the look: Sahara vest, $74.
Denim bottoms provide a definitive answer to the age-old question: Are leggings pants? (We vote yes.)
Get the look: BCBG MaxAzria paneled leggings, $198.
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